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OCTOBER 
Tfr No.102 

TANGLES WITH TROUBLE 
In the case of 

THE COLD-BLOODED 
COUNTERFEITER! 



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POLICE COMICS 








WOOZY, I'VE SEEM 
THAT MAN BEFORE.' 




WELL, INTRODUCE \ HE'S SAM SNARL, 
ME TO HIM.' MAYBE J heap OF A BIG 

K^fkt^f ^RACKETEERING ' 
THE SECRET OF )/ SYNDICATE-* REAL 
HIS SUCCESS.' J\ SLIPPERY TYPE .'HE 
ROAMS AROUND 
SCOT-FREE 
BECAUSE WE 



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WON'T MAKE ITSO? 


WOOZY/WE'VE 


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WE'RE RICH /PL AS.' 


/GOT TO RETURN 


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THAT MONEY.' 


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THERE MUST BE 
SOME MISTAKE/ 
GENTLEMEN.' 
I HAVEN'T 
LOST ANY 
MONEY.' 




THIS PACKAGE OF MONEY 
FELL OR WAS THROWN 

FROM YOUR WINDOW 
AND WE WISH TO 
RETURN IT.' 



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IF I HAD THAT KIND 
OFMONEY,SlR,I 
WOULD NOT LIVE IN 
THIS DISMAL -^ 
GARRET.' BUT ALAS/ 
J AM ONLY A POOR, 
STRUGGLING 
ARTIST/ 



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I AM THE ONLY 
TENANT IN THIS 
BUILDING AND 
THE MONEY IS 
NOT MINE. 'NOW 
IF YOU GENTLE- 
MEN WILL EX- 
CUSE ME ,1 
MUST FINISH MY 
PAINTING/ 



I WAS ^ 

CERTAIN IT 
WAS YOURS, 
,BUT I'M 
SORRY TO J 
HAVE ^ 
TROUBLED 



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THERE MUST 17 THERE'S ^ 
BE OVER FIVE M SOMETHING 
HUNDRED ~\ VERY 
POLLARSHERE-' \ STRANGE 
I THINK I'LL START ABOUT THIS 
OUT BY HAVING A / WHOLE 
TRIPLE BANANAySITUATlON/ 
SPLIT»>c=-» I'M GOING 
TO GET A SEARCH 
WARRANT TO 
CHECK ON OUR 
ARTISTIC 



FRIEND.' 



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AW,GEE, 

PL AS.' 
YOU'RE 

JUST 
LOOKING 

FOR 
TROUBLE.' 



WELL,WHYDIDHE 
TAKE SO LONG TO 
ANSWERTHEPOOR? 
AND WHY WOULD A 

STRUGGLING ARTIST 
WITH NO MONEY 
HAVE A FOUR YEAR 
SUPPLY OF 
CIGARETTES? 



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WE'RE TURNING THIS 
MONEY OVER TO THE 
CHIEF AND THEN WE'LL 
BE BACK TO CHECK 
ON MR. COGNAC/ 



WELL, IT WAS NICE 

THINKING ABOUT 
i THAT TRIPLE 
BANANA 
SPLIT/ 






OKAY/MONA/THE 

COAST IS CLEAR.' 
GQON UP THERE 
AND TURN YOUR 
CHARM ON MR. 
COGNAC/ 




POLICE COMICS 



OKAY,BR/EF ME ON 
THE DETAILS AGAIN,, 
SAM / I WANT TO 
DO THIS JOB RIGHT/ 



ONE OF MY MOB USED 
TO KNOW THIS COGNAC 
GUY YEARS AGO/ HE 
WAS THEN WORKING 
ON AN ENGRAVING 
PROCESS TO 
COUNTERFEIT 
TEN DOLLAR 
BILLS/ 



AND NOW THAT A LOT 
OF PHONY TENS THAT 
LOOK ALMOST BETTER 
THAN THE REAL THING 
HAVE BEEN FLOATING 
AROUND TOWN /YOU 
THINK THAT PIERRE 
COGNAC IS BEHIND 
THEM/ 



THAT'S RIGHT.' I WANT 
THOSE ENGRAVED 
PLATES AND YOU 'RE 
.GOING TO GET 
THEM FORME/ 












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I WENT TO 
COGNAC AND 
OFFERED TO 
BUY THOSE 
PLATES FROM 
HIM FOR FIVE 
GRAND, BUT HE 
PRETENDED TO 
KNOW NOTHING 
ABOUT THEM/ 



AND THE PLAN 
NOW IS FOR ME 
TO BUTTER HIM 
UP; FIND OUT 
ABOUT THOSE 
PLATES AND A 
THEN YOU < 
ARRIVE ON 
THE SCENE 
AND TAKE 
OVER.' 








POLICE COMICS 



MY NAME IS PIERRE 
COGNAC THIS IS 
MY APARTMENT//1 
JUST REST A -^ 
MOMENT AN D YOU 
WILL BE ALL , 
RIGHT/ 




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FAINTED?! 
HAVEN'T EATEN 
SINCE YESTERDAY/ 
= SOB5 



I WILL MAKE YOU SOME . 
SOUP.' PERHAPS YOU * 
TOO ARE A STRUGGLING 

ARTIST? 





MONEY TO ME IS UNIMPORTANT, 
BUT SINCE IT IS NECESSARY 1 , 1 
HAVE MADE CERTAIN 
ARRANGEMENTS/ YOU 
ARE A FELLOW-ARTIST, 
SO YOU WILL UNDERSTAND 
IFITELL YOU MY SECRET/ 




I AM AN ARTIST AND I MAKE MY 
MONEY ARTISTICALLY/ 1 HAVE USED 
MY SKILL TO DESIGN AN ENGRAVING 
PLATE OF SUCH ACCURACY THAT 
I CAN PRINT BEAUTIFUL, 
MAGNIFICENT TEN 
DOLLAR BILLS/ 





POLICE COMICS 




IT HAS TAKEN ME 
MANYYEARSTO A 
PERFECT MY A 

PLATES /BUT NOW 
THEVARE BEAUTI- 
FUL .'WOULD YOU 
LIKE TO SEE MY 
MASTERPIECE? 



I SHOULD LIKE 
TO SEE THIS 
MAGNIFICENT 
PIECE OF 
ARTISTRY 
YOU SPEAK 
OF.' 



\OTHERSHAVE 

BEEN CURIOUS! 
/A MAW OFFERED 
'ME MONEY FOR 
THEM! BUT ONLY 
YOU WHO UNDER- 
STAND ME WILL 
SEE THEM.' 





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LET SO ■ 
OF ME! 



MACHERIE,WHAT 
S THE MATTER? 





NOW LOOK, COGNAC 
I'M WILLING TO WORK 
OUT A BUSINESS DEAL 
WITH YOUi MY OFFER 
IS STILL FIVE GRAND 



/YOU CANNOT 
/ FRIGHTEN ME 
I WITH A GUN .'I 
>jr PONOT 
/ SURRENDER 
f SO EASILY/ 





SO YOU WON'T DO 
BUSINESS WITH 
SAM SNARL, EH? 

WELL, THIS CLOSES 

THE PEAL.' 




POLICE COMICS 



THIS IS QUITE A COINCIDENCE, 
PLASTIC MAN i I CALL YOU 
POWN HERE TO DISCUSS 
A COUNTERFEITING PROBLEM 
AND YOU ARRIVE WITH A 
STACK OF COUNTERFEIT 
BILLS/ 



YOU MEAN 
ALLTHOSE NICE 
TEN DOLLAR 
BILLS ARE 

COUNTERFEIT? 



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THE ONE IN MY 
LEFT HAND IS 
GENUINE AND 
THE ONE IN 
MY RIGHT IS 
FROM THE 
BATCH YOU 
JUST 
BROUGHT 

in; 



THE PHONY 

ONE LOOKS 

AUTHENTIC 

EXCEPT FOR 

A SLIGHT 
IMPERFECTION 
IN THE ENGRAV- 
ING OF HAMIL- 
TON'S HEAP.' 



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THAT'S RIGHT, 
PLAS/ NOW 
<3ET POWN TO 
THE PLACE 
WHERE YOU 
FOUND THIS 
MONEY AND 
BRING THAT 
ARTIST IN FOR 
QUESTIONING,' 



SURE V — 7 
THING/CHIEF.' 
THE WHOLE 
BUSINESS 
SEEMED 
PHONY 
FROM THE 
START.' 



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HEMUSTBEOURMAN--ANP 
THAT EXPLAINS ALLTHOSE 
CIGARETTES/ COUNTERFEITERS 
STEW UP CIGARETTE PAPERS 
WITH BITS OF COLORED THREAD 
TO MAKE THEIR PAPER LOOK 
LIKE THE REALTHING.' 



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SEE, PL AS, 

WE'VE SEARCHED 
EVERY INCH OF 
THIS ROOM AND 
WE CAN'T LOCATE 
THOSE PLATES.' 



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IT CERTAINLY \ 1 
LOOKS LIKE \ 
WHOEVER 
FINISHED OFF / 
OUR. FRIEND, -4 
MADE OFF WITH ^ 
THE PLATES/ LET'S 
GET BACK TO 
THE CHIEF.' 



THAT'S JUST A NEWSPAPER 
STORY TO QUIET THE PUBLIC, 
PLAS.' THEY'VE BEEN HAMMER- 
ING AT US TO CLEAR UP THIS 
MESS AND WE SEEM TO 
HAVE HITA DEAD END.' 




POLICE COMICS 



I STILLTHINK YOU'RE 
CONNECTED WITH THIS 
COGNAC MURPER, 
SNARL, BUT I HAVE TD 
LET YOU GO FOR LACK 
OF EVIDENCE,' 





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THAT RUBBER- NECKING 
PLASTIC MAN MUST HAVE 
SEEN ME IN COGNAC'S 
NEIGHBORHOOD AND 
TIEPMEUPWITHTHE 
MURPER.' WE'VE GOT 
TO GET THAT GUY AND 
PARALYZE HIM.' 



THAT WILL BE A 
PLEASURE .'HE'S 
BEEN INTERFERING 
WITH OUR PLANS 
FOR A LONG 
TIME! 



I'VE GOT THE FEELING TNAT 
HE'S TRAILING US RIGHT NOW.' 
PRIVE OUT TO OUR HANGOUT.'WE 
GOTTA MAKE PLANSTOTRAP 
THAT GUY AND PUT HIM OUT 
OF COMMISSION 
FOREVER..' 



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I WISH I COULD HEAR *— I 
WHAT THEY'RE WHISPERING 
ABOUT.' BUT I PONT 
PARE REVEAL MY 
PRESENCE YET! 





MEANWHILE 



MONAMINTIS 
SAM SNARL'S GIRL.' 
IF I CAN FIND HER, 
MAYBE 1 CAN FIND 
THE PLATES! I'LL 
MAKE PLAS PROUD 
OF ME YET' 




AHA! HERE WE 
ARE !MONA MINT- 
ISO CLAREMONT 
DRIVE! 





POLICE COMICS 



THIS CALLS FOR 

iNGENurry.'i'LL 

INVESTIGATE BY 

WAY OF THE FIRE 

ESCAPE 




80y,AMIINLUCK!N0 I 
ONE SEEMS TO BE *- 
HOME ANP THE WINPOW 
SOPEN! 





I'VE LOOKEP EVERYWHERE 
ANP— MY, THE THINGS 
THAT WOMEN WEAR.' 
OMIGOSH —THE 










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POLICE C OMICS 

vou clumsy! 



WHAT WAS 
THAT? IT 
SOUNPEP 
LIKE A 
MAN' 




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ITSEEMEPTO 
COME FROM 
BEHINPTHE 
CAR .'JUST TO 
BE ON'THE 
SAFE SIPE, 
I'M CHECKING/ 




HE CAN'T PO ' 
NOTHING, BOSS', 
E'SHURT 




WE'LL LOCK HIM IN THE 
VAULT FOR THE TIME 
BEING.' THEN WE'LL 
FIGURE CUTAWAY 
TO POLISH HIM OFF 
SO NO ONE WILL 
EVER GET WISE/ 



HEY,SAM.'H£RE J 
COMES MONA < 
AND PUG.' I HOPE ^ 
THEY BROUGHT THE 
PLATES SO WE CAN 
START OPERATING 
AGAIN.' 



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POLICE COMICS 



GET THE EQUIPMENT 
READY.' OUR MEN ALL 
OVER THE COUNTRY 
ARE JUST WAITING TO 
DISTRIBUTE ALL THE 
TEN DOLLAR SILLS WE 
CAN GIVE THEM.' 





I LET THEM LOCK ME INI 
HERE-PRETENDED I A 
WA9 BADLY HURT.' I m 
HEARD THEM TALKING IN 
THE CAR AND THIS IS 
WHERE THEY'RE PRINTING 
THE COUNTERFEIT STUFF.' 
NOVELET ME UNTIE YOU, 
WOOZY.' 



VOU FOOL/YOU 
LEFT THE PLATES 
IN THE VAULT.' GO 
GET 'EM, CURLY/ 





HANDTHEMOVERJ 
='VE WASTED 
ENOLJG 
TIME 





POLICE COMICS 



GEE,MONA,THE TAKE THOSE PLATES 
BOSS PASSEP VAMP GET STARTED.' 
OUT ALU OF A 
5UPPEN! 




C'MON OUT, WOOZ// /GEE, PL AS! 
INEEPYOUTO J WHAT 
HELP ME CART "S WOULP YOU 
OUR UNCONSCIOUS ] DO WITH- 
FRIENDS SACK / OUT ME ? 
TO THE F-B.l..' 



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$&%, AT THE F.B.I. 
HEMPQUARTERS- 

PLAS,YOU'VE PONE IT 
AGAIN /SNARL CONFESSED 
TO THE COGNAC MURPER. AND 
WE'VE GOT ENOUGH ON THE 
OTHERS TO PUT THEM AWAy 

F0RV£ARS ^ SHUCKS, 

CHIEF.' IT WAS, 
NOTHING.' 



THIS IS AN INTERESTING 
BOOK.' IT TELLS YOU 
HOW TO MAKE 
MONEyTHEEASy 
WAY/ 



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POLICE COMICS 




"THEY ARRIVED HOME 

TO FIND THE HOUSE 

BROKEN INTO AND 

THE DIAMONDS 

MISSING.' POLICE 

WERE NOTIFIED 

AND — " 





POLICE COMICS 







SHHHi YOUR MOTHER MIGHT 
HEAR USi INVITE TEPID 
PINNER TOMORROW NIGHT 
AND WE'LL ALL CELEBRATE 
AT THE CLUB ' 




MOM'S IN FOR A SWELL SURPRISE.' BUT IT'D i«3 
AWFUL IF SOMEONE PIP TAKE HER % 
RING BEFORE SHE EVEN 







POLICE COMICS 





NATURALLY NOT/ YOUR MOTHER'S ^J 
GOING TOMRS. PEVERE'S FOR THE 
PAY, SO SHE'LL HAVE THE CAR-' I'VE 
TOLD HER TO MEET US AT THE 
CLUB FOR PINNER THIS 
EVENING.' 





GOOD MORNING, PEAR/ 
VOU WERE RIGHTABOUT 
THOSE JEWEL ROBBERIES' 
ANOTHER IS REPORTED 
IN THE MORNING PAPER.' 




-SO,TED, JUST COME 
OVER ANY TIME YOU'RE 
READY.' I'LL BE AT 
HOME ALL PAY/ 







POLICE COMICS 




WHILLIKERS.' 
WHY DIDN'T! 
THINK OF IT 

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HUH?THINK 
OF WHAT? NOW 
YOU'VE GOT ME 

DIZZY, TOO' 





ON THE BEAM. 
DREAM.' LET'S 
GO! 





THIS /S MORE LIKE IT.' BOY, 
YOU SURE LET YOUR 
IMAGINATION WORK 




DfcATi CANDY'S GONE AND I LEFT MY KEYS 
AT THE OFFICE .' AND ITS A LONG TRIP TO 
GO BACK FOR THEM BY BUS.' 




POLICE COMICS 





I KNEW ITilTWASA 
PREMONITION .' r NEVER 
SHOULD HAVE LEFT 
THlSHOUSEi 



ANP I WAS 
RESPONSIBLE/ 

OH, GEE WHIZ,' 
WHAT'LLWE 
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POLICE COMICS 





HEAD FOR THE CAB /WE'LL 
TEAR TO THE CORNER 
DRUGSTORE ANPCALL 




NOW HOW THE HECK DID THAT HAPPEN z 
I'M REALLY STUCK TILL CANDY GETS 
HERE/ WELL/MIGHT AS WELL FINISH 




POLICE? THIS IS , 
CANDY O'CONNOR/ 
THERE'S A J-JEWEL 
ROBBER IN OUR 
HOUSE/ WE'VE 
TRAPPED HIM 
UPSTAIRS/ 





THE WINDOW'S 
STILL OPEN/ 
IPON'TSEE 
ANYTHING.' 





POLICE COMICS 



OF COURSE! HE'S SAWING 
THROUGH THE BEDROOM 
POORiOH,WHYPON'T 
THE POLICE HURRY? 








WHAT'S THE 
BIG IPEA OF' 

YAVilWWi 








POLICE COMICS 



CONFOUND IT, WHAT'S THE MEAN- 
ING OF THIS 3 CANT A MAN 
RELAX IN HIS OWN HOME 
WITHOUT BEING MAULED 




PAPPY, YOU.' I'VE MADE 
A HORRIBLE MISTAKE.' I 
THOUGHT YOU WERE A 
JEWEL THIEF.' 





Much explaining anq some timb later*- 




AGNES, HERE'S AN 
ANNIVERSARY GIFT- 
SOMETHING YOU'VE 
ALWAYS WANTEP.' 




A PIAMOND PINNER RING.' 
TIM, IT'S BEAUTIFUL.' BUT 
SlTINSUREP? I MEAN, 
ALL THESE JEWEL 

ROBBERIES GOING 
ON AND'" 



CANDY,BABY, YOU'RE 
FORGIVEN i JUST A 

chip off the old 

block! 



I GUESS WOMEN 
ARE ALL ALIKE, 
MR. O'CONNOR.' 
BUT WE LOVE 'EM* 



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lOW MUCH CAN A COP TAKE » HOW 
MUCH HUMILIATION AND FRUSTRATION 
AND TREACHERY CAN AN HONEST 
OFFICER ENDURE BEFORE HIS IRON 
PATIENCE SNAPS 'RADIO PATROLMAN 
DAN RYAN SMOULDERED FOR A YEAR 
WHILE BIG ED SHANSKY AND HIS 
SHYSTER MOUTHPIECE USED THE 
LAW AS A TOOL OF CRIME! THEN ONE 
DAY HE BLEW UP. — AND THE EX- 
PLOSION ROCKED THE TOWN ! HERE, 
FOR THE FIRST TIME IN PRINT. IS 
THE REAL STORY BEHIND THE HEAD- 
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J\X TEN O'CLOCK ON THE MORNING OF AUGUST 17, 1948 . 
THE TRIAL OF BIG ED SHANSKY OPENED IN THE LENNER 
CITY MUNICIPAL COURTROOM BEFORE JUDGE BRANDT < 





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t-VEN DISTRICT ATTORNEY SAM ATWATER SPOKE HIS DOUBTS 
DURING A RECESS WHILE A JURY WAS BEING EMPANELLED „- 



P'ce- Corson '" 




It WAS WEDNESDAY MORNING BEFORE THE TRIAL 
REALLY GOT UNDER WAY. .. 

^MY FIRST WITNESS .YOUR 
HONOR. .-RADIO PATROLMAN 



POLI CE COMICS 

^ALL RIGHT, DAN » TELL 
THE COURT, IN YOUR OWN 




Qr 10^5, KENNEDY GOT OUT TO HAVE A SANDWICH AND J% MOMENT AFTER BILL WENT INSIDE, I SAW A SEDAN 

COFFEE' IT WAS COLO AND BLUSTERY ! "• COMING SLOWLY UP WATER STREET V 




(V^Y SIOE WINDOW WAS FROSTED ■ AS I ROLLED IT 
DOWN FOR A BETTER LOOK, A FAMILIAR FIGURE 
JUMPED OUT OF THE SHADOWS..." 




Vhe car took a spurt forward, jumped the 
sidewalk and slammed into rogan's warehouse f 
i saw fire -starting. .- 



POLICE COMICS 





HE NOISE BROUGHT KENNEDY RUNNING ! 



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X SAW BIG ED RUNNING, TOO FAR AWAY FOR A 
SHOT! THEN HE DISAPPEARED. .-BUT I KNEW WHERE 
HE WAS HEADED. „. ! " 




WO BLOCKS AHEAD WAS THE CLUB WE KNEW WAS 

ONLY A FRONT FOR BIG ED'S GANG MEETINGS! I TOOK 

A SHORT-CUT..." 




WELL, GOOD EVENING, 
OFFICER RYAN! DON'T 
TELL ME A SOCIAL 
GAME AT MY CLUB 
£-, .S ILLEGAL! 



iKIP THE CLOWN ACT, ED! 
YOU'RE UNDER ARREST FOR 
MURDER! ANYTHING YOU SAY 
CAN BE USED AGAINST YOU! 






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Naturally, ed's pals fell over them- 
selves TO ALIBI HIM AS USUAL ! " 



YOU KILLED A MAN ON 
WATER STREET FIVE 
MINUTES AGO, THEN RAN 

N HERE, OITCHEO YOUR 
COAT AND HAT AND MET 
ME AT THE DOOR ! 



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They brought ed a dark blue hat and overcoat .._* 

7 



YOU'RE NUTS! 
I HATE 
8R0WN ! 

NEVER OWNED 
BROWN IN MY 
LIFE! 




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AH-HA! THE WITNESS CLAIMS^N 
TO IOENTIFY A SHADOW AT TWO 
HUNDRED FEET, ON A DARK J 

AND BLUSTERY NIGHT... ' 



BUT HE CAN'T IDENTIFY AN 

ENLARGED PHOTO OF HIS OWN 
FATHER AT TWENTY FEET, IN 
BROAD DAYLIGHT! 




SIT DOWN, DAN! A 
DON'T MAKE THINGS 
ANY WORSE! 



THE RAT \ HE HELD 
THAT PHOTO SO THE 
SUN GLARED ON IT.. 

NOT THAT IT 

PROVED ANYTHING, 
ANYHOW ' 



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SURE, IT WAS 
A CHEAP 
SHYSTER 
TRICK, DAN 
... BUT IT 
WON HIM THE 
CASE! AND I 
HOPE IT TAUGHT 

YOU SOMETHING... 



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DONT BRING piG 
ED IN AGAIN UN- 
TIL YOU KNOW 
YOUR CASE IS 
AIRTIGHT 'EVERY- 
BODY'S MAKING 
FUN OF YOUR 
"FEUD" WITH 
HIM ALREADY ! 



I KNOW ! THE 
VERY PUBLIC HIS 
GANGSTERS ROB 
AND CHEAT AND 
KILL BEGIN TO 
CONSIDER HIM A 
HERO AND ME A 

STUPID HEEL » 




HE TWO OFFICERS LEFT THE 
COURTHOUSE.,, 



F THE LAW HADN'T 
MADE ME GO FOR A 
SEARCH WARRANT 
THAT NIGHT, I'D 
HAVE HAD HIM COLD! 
F I WEREN'T A 
COP,-- 




WHY DON'T YOU QUIT 
PLAYING WHEN YOU 
KNOW YOU CAN'T WIN, 
SUCKER ? OR IS THIS 
YOUR IDEA OF FUN ? 



POLICE COMICS 

>^IFTERWARD, EYEWITNESSES SAID OFFICER DAN RYAN 
SNARLED LIKE A WILD BEAST BEFORE HE STRUCK ! 




r DAN, YOU'RE BLOWING 
YOUR TOP ! FOR THE 
LOVE OF MIKE ... 




/THAT FIXES YOU, COPPER ! 
/ THIS PUTS YOU WHERE YOU 
I WON'T BOTHER ANYBODY 

V- FOR A LONG TIME * 




WHATEVER ANYONE THOUGHT 
PRIVATELY, THE LAWHAO IT'S WAY ' 



I'M SORRY, DAN ' 
BUT I'VE GOT TO 

SUSPEND YOU UN- 
TIL A HEARING OF 
THE BOARD! TURN 
N YOUR BADGE 
AND GUN ' 




POUT LEAVING THE STATION. DAN 
ACTED ANYTHING BUT GLUM ' HE 
RUSHED HOME WHERE HE KEPT A 
GUN OF HIS OWN FOR EMERGENCIES.. 



TIE HEADED STRAIGHT FOR BIG ED'S WEST 
SIDE SOCIAL CLUB ' 



''AT LAST I'M FREE OF OBLIGATIONS' 
FOR ONCE I DON'T HAVE TO 00 
EVERYTHING ACCORDING TO 
RULES ' 




NOW I PROPOSE A 
TOAST TO OUR GOOD 
FRIEND, THE LATE 
OFFICER DAN RYAN 
WHO... ULP ' 




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YOU CAN'T BREAK IN 
MERE WITHOUT A 
WARRANT ! GET 
OUT BEFORE.— 



SHUT UP, STUPID^ ALL I'VE DONE 
FOR THE PAST YEAR IS PULL YOU 
OUT OF DUMB JAMS ! HE CAN'T 
PROVE ANYTHING ! 




In THAT INSTANT, FOR THE FIRST TIME, DAN RYAN GUESSED 
THE REAL TRUTH ABOUT THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN ASA 
MORTON AND BIG ED 



OU DON'T GET TO BE A RADIO COP WITHOUT 
LEARNING TO WATCH EVERYTHING . _, 



WELL .WHAT DO YOU KNOW ? 
BIG ED'S THE STOOGE AND 
THE GREAT ASA MORTON 
THE BRAINS OF THE 
SETUP * 




'AN'S MIND WAS CLICKING LIKE A MACHINE 
NOW... ADDING UP THE BITS AND PIECES 1 
MORTON AND BIG ED WERE UNNERVED ! 



NOW THAT I DON'T 
NEED A SEARCH 
WARRANT, I'M GOING 
THROUGH ASA'S APART- 
MENT FOR THAT BROWN 
HAT AND TAN OVER- 
COAT OF YOURS, ED * 




DON'T BE DUMB, ED 
HE'S KEEPING ALL 
THAT EVIDENCE TO 
HOLD OVER YOUR . 
HEAD— .IN CASE 
YOU GOT TOO BIG 
FOR YOUR BRITCHES? 




POLICE COMICS 




THAT MOMENT... 



ARE YOU OKAY, DAN ? 
I'VE BEEN FOLLOWING 
YOU BECAU9E I WAS 
WORRIED" WHEN V 
HEARD THE SHOTS... 



At MORTON'S PENTHOUSE 
APARTMENT, THE "BUTLER"WAS 
RASH ENOUGH TO OBJECT... 




Dan FOUND WHAT HE WAS SEEKING IN 
A SECRET HIDING PLACE ... 



f AT LAST. .-THE KILLER'S \- 
( COAT AND HAT \ AND \ 
\ LEDGERS DETAILING ALL J 
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^HE. PARAGON HAS DOCKED AT 
FABULOUS NEW ORLEANS ! 



NO THE OPERA IS TUNEFUL, DELIGHTFUL 
... BUT, AFTERWARD ! 




MY FAITH, I HAD HEARD OUR 
CITY WAS CLEAR OF VERMIN, 
YET THESE AMERICANS STILL 
CLUTTER OUR STREETS 
AND RAISE THEIR 
UGLY VOICES ■ y I SPOKE 
TO YOU AS A 
GENTLEMAN * IT WAS 
WASTED BREATH, l y-1 




PO LICE COMICS 

/SUCH INSULTS I DO NOT 
FORGIVE! VOU SHALL 



FIGHT YOU ? GET TO YOUR 
FEET AND PUT UP YOUR 
HANDS ! I'M READY » 




I WAS SENT BY M'StEUR RAUL » 
YOUR BEST COURSE, SIR .WOULD 
8E TO APOLOGIZE AND 
LEAVE NEW ORLEANS J HE'S 
IMMEDIATELY \ j— — ^ THE ONE 

n_-^ ' WHO OWES AN 
f APOLOGY • I DON'T 
{ LEAVE EXCEPT WHEN 
V -— . . I'M READY « 




YOU DON'T KNOW RAUL • HE IS OUR 
CITY'S MOST SKILLFUL MASTER-AT- 
ARMS \ TO FACE HIS BLADE IS TO FACE 

SURE DEATH ' \y ' 

/WHEN YOU SAY THAT, 
YOU LEAVE ME NO 
CHOICE, STRANGER ! 




1 CAN'T AVOID MEETING HIM WITHOUT 
SEEMING AFRAID ! TELL RAUL I AM 
READY FOR WHATEVER HE THINKS *r-l 

HE CAN ™ » — ^ 




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MR, RIVERS, VERY FOOLISHLY 
I LET MYSELF BE DRAWN INTO 
THE EMPLOY OF GRUBAGI 
THE GAMBLER ! J 



I'VE JUST 



COME FROM EXPOSING 
GRUBAGH AS A SWINDLER 
AND CHEAT • 





THOSE WERE GRUBAGH'S ORDERS 
I AM GLAD I FAILED THE SECOND 
TIME, TOO I 



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NOT QUITE ! YOU'RE UNDER ARREST 
MARCH AHEAD OF ME TO THE 
POLICE STATION ! 




RIVERS, YOU'LL 
NEVER PROVE 
I PLANNED 
YOUR DEATH ! 




iATER... 



THE POLICE 
SAY MY GIVING TESTIMONY 
WILL WIN MY OWN FREE- 
DOM ! STAY WITH ME 
RIVERS, AND LET 
ME SHOW YOU 
NEW ORLEANS . _ AN0THER 

TIME, RAUL 

I'M DUE ABOARD 

THE PARAGON 

WHEN SHE SAILS 

UP RIVER ' 




RAUL WASN'T A 
BAD FELLOW,! I 
GREW TO LIKE 
HIM A GREAT 
DEAL \ 



\ DON'T SEE HOW ^1 
YOU CAN LIKE MEN 1 
WHO TRY TO KILL 
YOU... t HATE 
THEM FOR TRYING * 




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r FHE pale moonlight fell into the deep can- 
yon between the dark warehouses, dimly 
lighting the street and the strange fire hydrant 
that sat at the curb, red with queer stripes. Half 
a block down the street a fat man in a loud 
■potted shirt stumbled along on tiptoe. 

The fire hydrant shuddered and a faint, dis- 
gusted whisper said, "That Woozy Winks I I 
was sure I'd shaken him off completely when 
I set out to run down the Trapper Trane mob. 
Now here he comes trying to act cautious and 
walking straight into their trap." 

The hydrant was, of course, none other than 
the famous FBI agent. Plastic Man, whose 
amazing ability to assume the shape of almost 
any object made him the terror of the under- 
world. For long hours he had crouched on the 
curb, imitating a fire hydrant while he waited 
for the notorious Trapper Trane to show him- 
self. Now his bumbling pal. Woozy, was about 
to spring the trap and spoil weeks of laborious 
hunting for clues and leads. 

"Hsst! v Plastic Man whispered frantically 
"Woozy, for the love of mike, clear out of here. 
Don't look around. Don't give me away. Just 
beat it as fast as you can." 

"Huh?" Woozy barked, staring around 
wildly. "What was that, Plas? I didn't quite 
hear you." His voice echoed loudly between 
the dark warehouses. 

Plastic Man muffled a groan of dismay. As 
he started to whisper again his sharp ears caught 
the faintest creak of an opening door somewhere 
nearby. His long vigil might at last be rewarded 
by a sight of the man he sought. But there stood 
Woozy. If Plastic Man tried to repeat his 
words, the unseen crook would surely overhear. 

"Scram!" Plastic Man hissed and fell silent. 

Woozy jerked his head around frantically. 
"Plas," he whispered in a hoarse hiss. "Where 
are you? Answer me. Plastic Man!" 

There was a sudden rush of footsteps and a 
half dozen hardfaced mobsters burst from the 
shadows to throw themselves upon Woozy. Be- 
hind them came the thin, evil figure of Trapper 



rane. 



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Trapper giggled. "Did you hear him yelling 
for his pal, Plastic Man, boys? That means 
he was supposed to meet that stretchable stoop 
down here and Plastic Man forgot to show up. 
Drag his bewildered pal into the hideout 
quick." 

"Aw, what for?" one of the thugs demand- 
ed, idly kicking Woozy. in the shins. "We don't 
want this fat slob. Let's just separate him into 
a few miscellaneous pieces and sort of scatter 
him up and down the street as a warning to 
Plastic Man." 

"Dumbhead!" screamed Trapper, bouncing 
his blackjack playfully off his stooge's head. 
"With Winks for a hostage, we can make 
Plastic Man knuckle down to anything we say. 
Drag him inside and quit making like a master- 
mind. I'll do the thinking for this mob, stupid." 

Squirming and threatening. Woozy was 
hustled down a dark, damp passageway to the 
Trapper Trane hideout, cleverly concealed in- 
side a warehouse full of packing cases. The 
cases had been hollowed out to form a large, 
sound-proof room that had defied a dozen 
searches by the police as well as by Plastic Man 
himself. 

Trapper Trane himself came last, dragging 
a large and heavy, striped red suitcase that he 
had noticed at the last moment, sitting in the 
shadows near Woozy Winks. It never occurred 
to Trapper that the suitcase had not been there 
before. He took it for granted Woozy had 
been lugging it so he brought it along. 

So Plastic Man, disguised as the suitcase, 
found himself being taken into the very heart of 
the secret hideout he had tried so long to pene- 
trate. If Trapper Trane could have noticed the 
suitcase at that moment, he would have been 
surprised by a very triumphant smile on it — a 
matter that would have shocked him deeply. 
Trapper Trane had seen a great many strange 
things during his criminal career, but smiling 
suitcases were definitely not among those won- 
ders. 

Woozy, sweating and trembling, was slam- 
med up against the wall while the mobsters cov- 



ered him with their guns. Trapper Trane strut- 
ted up in front of Woozy. 

"Sfreak up. Fatso,*' Trapper chirped gaily. 
"Where were you supposed to meet that plastic 
pest? We want to know so we can notify him 
of what is going to happen to you if he doesn't 

surrender himself to us." 

* 

"He wasn't going to meet me," Woozy 
panted. "I followed one of your mugs down 
here all by myself. I'm not such a bad detective 
myself, you know. And stop calling me Fatso, 
Skinny. I'm merely pleasingly plump. Coming 
from a bag of bones like you, such names sound 
pretty silly, if you ask me." 

"Nobody's asking you,'* Trapper howled 
furiously. "I won't take that kind of talk from 
any overstuffed lout. Heat him up a little with 
that blowtorch, boys. We'll make him tell where 
he planned to meet his elastic pal." 

There was a crack and a n>/iump as the blow- 
torch took fire and shot a stream of hissing flame 
from the nozzle. With a wild yell Woozy broke • 
loose from the clutching hands of the thugs, in 
a desperate lunge for freedom. For a moment 
they were all busy grabbing the struggling figure 
and pinning it once more against the wall. 

"Now," shouted Trapper furiously, "I'll 
show you how it feels to get warmed up the 
hard way! I'll . . . Eceeeon/!" 

That wild, quavering yowl of agony came 
as the blowtorch somehow mysteriously moved 
itself around so that the hissing flame licked 
straight toward Trapper Trane's trousers. No 
one noticed that the proximity of the red striped 
suitcase had anything at all to do with the 
movement. 

Howling, cursing, Trapper swung a hard 
fist at the thug nearest the torch. "You clumsy, 
dough-headed idiot!" Trapper howled. "1*11 
teach you to kick that torch around where it 
burns me. I'll feed that flame to you myself, you 
numbskull!" 

"Yii!" howled the thug. "I didn't do it. 
Trapper. Honest, I never touched it. 1 was 
standin' here when . EEEEAHHH!" 

Again the blowtorch mysteriously slid an inch 
or two, so that the blue flame licked toward the 
thug's exposed ankles. He shot up. screeching, 
wailing. The sudden movement made him bump 
into his companion, who stumbled and knocked 



Trapper Trane back into line with the flame. 
For a few hectic moments the room was a 
madhouse, with Woozy forgotten as Trapper 
Trane howled and belabored his yelling thugs 
who, in turn, swung wild blows at one another 
in blind rage and pain. During the melee every 
one of the Trane mob managed to get a dose 
of the blowtorch on some tender portion of his 
anatomy and the howls of anguish were heart- 
rending and terrible. 

The mad fracas ended abruptly when a stern 
and unmistakable voice shefuted, "That** 
enough of this silly busines. You've all had a 
good sample of what you planned for poor 
Woozy. Now stand still and take what I've 
been holding out for you." 

The thugs whirled and howled again at the 
sight of Plastic Man standing grimly where the 
red suitcase had been only a few moments be- 
fore. With one accord, the yelling mob made 
a mad rush for the door, with Traper Trane in 
the lead. 

It was Woozy Winks who stuck out his foot 
and tripped Trapper. The leader fell on his 
face and the whole mob crashed down upon 
him. As they scrambled up, a red arm shot 
snakily through the pileup and seemed to ex- 
plode against Trapper Trane's thin, evil face- 
Trapper's howls of rage and pain suddenly end 
ed as his thin, bony figure went limp. 

"I couldn't stand to see him suffer." Plastic 
Man said, "so I put him out of his misery foi « 
little while. Is anyone else in need of an anaes- 
thetic?" 

One of the thugs made the error ol grabbing 
for his gun. The rubbery fist suddenly turned in- 
to a blur of Dink and red. There were smack* 
and groans and thuds, and then a silence. Plastic 
Man looked down at the heap on the floor 
"That takes care of them. Shall we leave them 
in peace while we telephone for the patrol 
wagon. Woozy ? Then you and I have a little 
visit to make." 

A short time later, walking down the street. 
Plastic Man nudged his fat friend toward a 
lighted office. "What's in there, Plas?" Woozy 
demanded. "Where are you taking me?" 

"To an ear specialist," Plastic Man said 
grimly. "Next lime I whisper an order to you 
on the street, I want you to be able to heai it 
and avoid a lot ol mental agony. Come on." 




POLICE COMICS 

POLICE COMMISSIONER 

DOLAN 
of 

CENTRAL CITY! 




t the turn of the last century, 
'Doctor Ward Wilmore hit upon 
a n#w theory of TIME- 
Writing alor^intne cold eminent 
of his gloomy castle, he concluded 
r that TIME was nothing more than, 
another formotTnatten.a gossamer 
[/substance spun about us like a, 

rspiderfe web- rn^-r^^ 

He claimed further mat man ; 
udssed through history as though- 
passing along series of rooms, and 
everything that happened yesterday 
is still there,and all that will happen 
J to us tomorrow exists and is 
[waiting for our arrival. . 

The revolving Earfh,hc believed, 
f is the vehicle- If the Earth were to ; 
halt for amoment anit£ axis, we 
I would merefa relive the events of 
I .^esterdag. On the other hand/if the 
globe wereto spinfasterthe future 
would rush upon us like, a wave. 

To prove hispoint he built a , 
. balloon and set out to explore the 

future Naturally hswas never 

i seen or heard from again. 







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NATURALLY.. HE PROBABLY T BUT HE WDN'T..„HE 
DRIFTED OFF INTO SPACE.' \ SUCCEEDED IN REACHING, 
SUCH A THEORY IS POPPYCOCK.) OUTER SFfcCE WHERE, 
AS ANY SCHOOL CHILD / IN THE VACUUM, HE WAS 

WILL TELL YOU // ^ ABLE TO MAKE TIME.. 

600 YEARS TO BE 
EXACT// 
I AW DR. 
WILMORE/ 



NEVERTHELESS ...I AM ^ 

HERE, AS YOU CAN SEE .' 

AND I'VE BROUGHT ALONG 

A DIARY OF EVENTS CULLED 

FROM OLD PAPERS BACK 

IN, ERTHAT IS.FORWARD , 

IN THE YEAR Z4QQ/ A 




SO...I WAKE UP ONE ^ YE& AND ILL MAKE ANOTHER y AT 11 RM. TONIGHT-. -WHICH IS ONE 
MORNING TO FIND yOU \ PREDICTION/ IN ANOTHER, f MINUTE FROM NOW... A TRANSCONTINENTAL 
DESCENDING IN A BALLO0N.\ MOMENT..THE MOLECULAR ^ PLANE FLYING THROUGH THIS ACTIVE 
— YOU PREDICT A FEW 
POLITICAL EVENTS WITH 
SOME ACCURACY AND 
YOU EXPECT ME, AUGUST 
LATEUR, A GREAT 
SCIENTIST TO FALL 
FOR IT-,// 







POLICE 



Several Days Later.., at Police Headquarters 



tf I'M SORRY, GENTLEMEN, 

BUT WE HAVE NO 
•* TRACE OF PR. FLOSS/ 
WHEN THE PLANE WRECK WAS 
SEARCHED, SHE WAS MISSING.'J 



YES-.OUR COLLEAGUE 
IS PB. SILKEN- FLOSS, 
THE PHYSICIST.' WE 
HAP HOPED TO HEAR „ 
HEB PAPER ON ^/ 
MOLECULAR 
ARRANGEMENTS. 




WHAT WAS 

THE CAUSE OF 
THE PLANE 

CRASH- MR. 
SPIRIT? 



NO ONE KNOWS. r^VWHICH BRINGS ME 
THE PLANE SEEMED) TOTHE POINT..- 



TO MELT ON 
THE GROUNP.. 




HERE ISA 

CARBURETOR FROM 

THE WRECKED PLANE. I 

DO YOU NOTICE 

SOMETHING 009 Pj 



YES/ 
PART OF IT 
IS MELTEP 
INTO A 
STRANGE SORT I 
OF METAL, 
LIKE 

GOLD/, 



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NOT QUITE GOLD.. BUT ANOTHER 
METAL WHOSE MOLECULAR STRUCTURE 

HAS NEVER BEFORE been 

KNOWN TO MAN /// 



but THAT 

IS WHAT PR. FLOSS 
HAS BEEN WORKJNG 
TOWARD ALLTHESE 
YEARS... 

SHE, AND 

PK.LATEUR ARE THE 

ONLY TWO KNOWN 
SPECIALISTS/ 



...AND THAT IS EXACTLY 
WHAT IVE BEEN THINKING. 

1 BELIEVE SILKEN FLOSS , 

IS AUVE..I ALSO THINK 
THAT SOME OUTSIDE 
FORCE HAD CHANGED 
THE METALLIC STRUCTURE 
OF THIS PART AND 
CAUSED THE CRASH- 



BUT 
WHAT?? AND 
WHY.??? 



...THAT'S WHAT I 
INTENDTO FIND OUT 
—AT THE SECLUDED 
|LAB OF DR.LATEUR ON 
MOUNT OLIVE NEAR 
THE WRECK.// 






h. W 








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POLICE COHIC5 




...AH, THEN YOU 
DISCOVERED THE MELTED 
CARBURETOR... FIGURED 
THE DOCTOR HAD AT , 
LAST SUCCEEDED/ YOUVE 
BEEN WAITING FOR A 
CHANCE TO TAKE IT 
FROM HIM--EH? 



WELL, 

SHUT MY MOUTH 

'ANP CALL ME CLAMMY, 

THE LAD CAN USE 

MORE THAN ONE 

.SYLLABLE WORDS.' 

& 



SSB^ 









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HA..HA...I KNOW WHAT YOI/rE THINKJNG-.. BUT 
•JT'LL -BE TOO LATE TO WARN THEM.' MY BALLOON 
IS ALMOST INFLATED— IN ABOUTTEN MINUTES, 
TUAT BITQF RLTERPAPER WILL CATCH FIRE, 
TOO.,.THE LITTLE BALL QF MERCURY 
WILL PROP.INTOTHAT POWER UNIT 
.AND/ POOF'//- DIABOLICALLY 



CLEVER, 








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., . And as the sands of Time run. out a tiny powered 
balloon rises beyond the thick atmosphere about 
the Earth,into the vacuum, past the outer layer of 
space, and there, after a brief pause for direction, 
it chugs swiftly into -the future.. „ its passenger _ 
paslset empty save for a packaqe of pacers marked 
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